Job Summary:

SelectQuote Insurance Services is looking for a Staff Accountant to join our team. In this position you will work with a team of accountants across all divisions to accurately record expenses and create monthly general ledger journal entries, in accordance with U.S. GAAP for the monthly close process. You will also support the accounting department in other capacities as needed. This individual should work with high intensity and integrity, possess intellectual curiosity, and demonstrate teamwork abilities and have a passion for excellence.

Essential Functions:

  • Code and enter bills into NetSuite and send through the advanced workflows for approval and payment authorization across all divisions
  • Follow up with vendors and internal department owners within SelectQuote across divisions in order to resolve payments and collect necessary approvals
  • Ownership across divisions for the Concur system; review expense report coding and approvals and follow up as need through the Concur system
  • Perform several aspects of the month-end close process across all divisions within SelectQuote based on seasonality needs; prepare journal entries and supporting schedules
  • Implement recommendations to improve accounting policies and procedures
  • Assist with annual financial audit; prepare audit schedules and answer audit inquiries as requested
  • Perform special projects and ad hoc analyses as needed across divisions based on business needs

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Knowledge of GAAP and accrual accounting
  • Strong analytical, problem solving, and organizational skills
  • Highly detail oriented
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to work independently
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Works well under pressure
  • Dependable and flexible

Training and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance or other related fields
  • 2 or more years of accounting experience
  • CPA preferred
  • Possess an advanced knowledge of Microsoft Excel
  • Working knowledge of NetSuite and Concur a plus